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PhD opportunity in the gender & family violence program

The Monash Gender and Family Violence: New Frameworks in Prevention research program is seeking a suitably qualified student to undertake a PhD project on intimate partner homicide death reviews. The student will be supervised and supported by leading experts in family violence and be part of the program’s research team.

The PhD project will be part of the Australian Research Discovery Project Securing Women’s Lives: Preventing Intimate Partner Homicide. The PhD will be undertaken in the Social and Political Sciences PhD Program.

This PhD project aims to systematically map, investigate, compare, contrast and analyse the different approaches to intimate partner death reviews in Australia, New Zealand, Canada and the UK. The objective of the study will be to identify a best practice model for reviewing such deaths with the aim to developing better preventative approaches to intimate partner homicides.

Interested candidates should forward an expression of interest (no more than 500 words) along with CV to jude.mcculloch@monash.edu

Closing date: 15 October 2017  

Audience

Public

Network

Beyond ANU

Date posted

Thursday, 21 September 2017